Group Executive Director
Executive Vice Chairman
Al-Ghanem Industrial Company Ltd.,
Former Director and Member of Strategic Committee
Padaeng Industries PLC,
Mr. Madhu Koneru is the Group Executive Director of Trimex International, a global minerals and metals conglomerate in UAE. Mr. Madhu played an important role in establishing Trimex Group in the global scenario. Among his notable achievements are the setting up of Trimex International FZE's first overseas mineral processing plant at Jebel Ali in 1998. His expertise is regularly sought by the Dubai and Ras-Al-Khaimah Governments in developing initiatives between India and the UAE and he is instrumental in forging corporate relationships with leading Industrial giants in the region. As Trimex’s Executive Director, his entrepreneurialism and assertive leadership were instrumental in developing the strategic partnerships and cogent blueprint that ultimately led to the launch of MEC Holdings, which includes MEC Coal, MEC Infrastructure, MEC Agriculture, and the MEC Foundation.
As Executive Vice Chairman of MEC Coal, Mr. Madhu Koneru, leads pioneering investments in Indonesia. Under Madhu’s strategic guidance, MEC Holdings, an affiliate of Trimex Group, has established a unique framework of companies to bring their vision for Indonesia to fruition, and subsequently other countries in the region such as China and India. MEC Coal manages large-scale coal projects in Indonesia and is developing one of the largest green field coal mines in Asia, located in East Kalimantan province of Indonesia. His vision of MEC Coal will transform East Kalimantan into a model province for future Indonesia.
Beside these, Mr. Madhu is a Former Director and Member of Strategic Committee in Padaeng Industries PLC – a zinc mining and smelter company that owns the only zinc smelter plant in Southeast Asia and also Managing Director of Al Ghanem Industrial Company, Kuwait – a billion dollar conglomerate with more than 30 businesses.